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13-year-old LeBron James Jr. came stunningly close to throwing down his first dunk

LeBron James’ son, LeBron James Jr., is just 13 years old.<p>And while most 13-year-old kids <b>cannot</b> dunk, it’s only a matter of time until LeBron Jr. throws down his first dunk on a 10-foot goal. He’s already coming awfully close.<p>During warmups at the weekend’s George Hill Invitational in Indianapolis, …

Lebron James

FOX News Outs FBI Informant For Trump After Warnings It Would Create Security Risks

There is one cable news network that has made it's proclamations of hyper-patriotism a part of its brand since the day it was founded. Fox News …

Donald Trump

These Photos Of Popular Golfer Paige Spiranac Had Everyone Talking

Two of the most-popular social media figures in golf joined forces over the weekend in Las Vegas. Tiger Woods and Paige Spiranac came together.<p>Woods …

Golf

WSJ: Mueller Probe Now Looks Outside Russian Influence

Special counsel Robert Mueller has expanded the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election with a subpoena on work of Israeli …

Donald Trump

As machine learning evolves, we need to update the definition of ‘data scientist’

In the early days of machine learning, hiring good statisticians was the key challenge for AI projects. Now, machine learning has evolved from its early focus on statistics to more emphasis on computation. As the process of building algorithms has become simpler and the applications for AI …

Machine Learning

This Was the Biggest Marijuana IPO in History -- but Is the Stock a Buy?

You can now buy The Green Organic Dutchman stock. But should you?<p>It took less than a year for the largest initial public offering (IPO) of a …

Cannabis

Investigators finally get look at materials from Cohen raid

NEW YORK — Criminal investigators are getting their first look at materials gathered from raids on the home and office of President Donald Trump’s …

Donald Trump

Peggy Noonan: Hats off to Tom Wolfe, who chronicled 20th century America like no other

‘You can take off your hats now, gentlemen, and I think perhaps you had better.” That was Stephen Vincent Benet in 1941, in the Saturday Review of Literature, on the work of Scott Fitzgerald, who had recently died.<p>I thought of it on the death of Tom Wolfe. Not that he was ignored or forgotten, but …

Literature

Archaeologist Who Uncovered China's 8,000-Man Terra Cotta Army Dies At 82

A Chinese archaeologist who identified a long-lost clay army consisting of 8,000 soldiers died Wednesday, according to China's state media.<p>Zhao Kangmin first laid eyes on fragments of terra cotta warriors in 1974. Farmers some 20 miles from China's central city of Xi'an were digging a well and …

Archaeology

Mueller probing Israeli businessman connected to UAE

Special Counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE is probing Israeli businessman …

Donald Trump

12 Hiking Destinations You'll Want to Add to Your Bucket List

The best travel advice always comes from people with firsthand experience—and that's especially true when it comes to hiking trips. When you're going …

Hiking

9 star lawyers helping blockchain companies navigate the tricky waters of cryptocurrency regulation

Considering bitcoin's origins as a decentralized technology designed to disrupt the world banking system, it's no surprise that the cryptocurrency community has a rather tepid relationship with financial regulators like the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).<p>Meanwhile, alleged cryptocurrency …

Jack Dorsey

John McDonnell says overthrowing capitalism is his job

The shadow chancellor says he wants to transform the economy so the UK becomes a socialist society.<p>John McDonnell was asked whether "overthrowing capitalism", which he used to list as a hobby, was now his job.<p>He replied "yes it is" before saying he wanted to "radically challenge the system as it …

John McDonnell

Google’s Selfish Ledger ideas can also be found in its patent applications

‘Detecting and correcting potential errors in user behavior’<p>I trust by now we’ve all seen and been at least a little disturbed by <i>The Selfish Ledger</i>, the nearly 9-minute-long concept video from inside Google’s “moonshot factory” X labs. In the wake of it becoming public this week, Google quickly …

Blockchain

The Rock, Conor McGregor Praise Each Other's Work Ethic on Instagram

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Conor McGregor have made their marks in multiple disciplines, and both recognized the hard work it takes to do so.<p>The Rock said he was viewing a documentary on McGregor and said the following of the UFC fighter: "Great insight into the DNA of this successful and smart …

Conor McGregor

Nationals surprisingly calling up their teenage phenom

Washington Nationals utility man Howie Kendrick will miss the rest of the season after tearing his right Achilles tendon in the first game of a …

Baseball

A Staten Island man found a safe with cash in his backyard — then things got weird

For years, the rusty metal box lay entangled in poison ivy and trees in a Staten Island backyard. The homeowners thought it was just an electricity …

Crime

Here's how to tell if you're experiencing an 'introvert hangover'

• <b>Introverts and extroverts have different brain chemistry ways of functioning.</b>• <b><br>Introverts often need to take time out in an "introvert hangover."</b>• <b><br>This</b> …

Self-improvement

The One Thing You Should Add To Your Coffee For A Faster Metabolism

If you’re a coffee lover, there are few ingredients you would consider adding, other than maybe a spoonful of sugar, milk, and milk froth, that can …

Nutrition

Trump May Be The Most Fiscally Reckless President In American History

I have no doubt that your first response to the headline above is some combination of “Duh!,” “You just realizing this now?” and “This is what we get from someone whose Twitter handle is @thebudgetguy?”<p>You need to chill. I first posted about Trump’s federal budget follies more than two years ago …

Donald Trump

Hands-on with the RED Hydrogen One, a wildly ambitious smartphone

Come for the holograms, stay for the modules<p>We just got a look at the upcoming RED Hydrogen One smartphone at an event meant for “RED Pioneers” (read: superfans). It is, without a doubt, one of the most ambitious smartphones in years from a company not named Apple, Google, or Samsung. It’s an …

Mobile Technology

Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

Ad failed to load<p>You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I …

Relationships

J.D. Martinez offers telling reaction to Frank Thomas' proclamation that Sox' slugger is best hitter in baseball

It would have been easy for J.D. Martinez to downplay Frank Thomas' statement, proclaiming the Red Sox' slugger has been the best hitter in baseball …

Baseball

Report calls Trump ally's testimony into question

A report that Erik Prince attended an August 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr. casts doubt on the Blackwater founder’s prior congressional testimony about his involvement with Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.<p>The New York Times reported Saturday that Prince attended the meeting at Trump Tower …

Donald Trump

BBC Totally Trolled Trump

Burn:<p>x<p>just saying ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ pic.twitter.com/1zoOGFKeU3<p>— BBC Three (@bbcthree) May 19, 2018<p>J.K. Rowling tweeted a similar photo …

Donald Trump

Why Doing What You Say Matters: Integrity Means Influence

When it comes to commitments, there are two kinds of people in the marketplace: Those who keep commitments as if their life depended on it—and those who break them as easily as crystal.<p>By definition, integrity means soundness, sincerity, truthfulness, coherence, honesty, of good moral character. If …

Leadership

NYT: Donald Trump Jr. met with Gulf emissary at Trump Tower ahead of 2016 election

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Three months before the 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump Jr. met with a small group of people at Trump Tower in New York, including an emissary for two Arab princes and an Israeli social media specialist, who offered assistance to the Trump campaign, The New York Times …

Donald Trump

Stephen Curry Sinks 69 of 75 3-Pointers at Warriors Practice

Stephen Curry's knee might not be 100 percent.<p>His shooting stroke, though? That's looking in peak form.<p>The Golden State Warriors star was on fire from the arc during Friday's practice, draining 69 of his 75 threes in what could be a sign of things to come in Sunday's Game 3 matchup against the …

Basketball

Aston Martin’s V12 Vantage V600 Is a Nod to the 1990s

Offered as a coupe and convertible, the 600 hp two-door will have a production run of only 14 examples in total.<p>Twenty years ago, Aston Martin …

Aston Martin

Trump’s trying to fight Amazon and Jeff Bezos from the White House

According to a new report, Trump has pushed the US postmaster general to double shipping prices for Amazon and other companies.<p>Donald Trump’s battle with Amazon is not just a public one playing out on Twitter — he’s also taken out his anger on the e-commerce giant in private, specifically when it …

Donald Trump